ManTech, Salient Fed, SAIC & Kratos Tapped for SPAWAR Program Training IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded four positions on a potential three-year contract for training services to support the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific’s training development and support center. SPAWAR received seven proposals for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee, multiple-award contract, the Defense Department said Thursday. Awardees will compete for task...

Army Awards Seven Spots on $381M Nursing Services Contract

Seven companies have won spots on a potential five-year, $381 million contract for nursing services to the U.S. Army‘s Northern Regional Medical Command. The Army received 28 bids for the firm-fixed-price contract and will determine work location and funding with each order, the Defense Department said Wednesday. Each contractor selected is a small business. Awardees include: Aliron International Arora...

DynCorp to Support Air Force Calibration Lab; George Krivo Comments

DynCorp International (NYSE: DCP) has been awarded a five-year, $9 million contract to provide management and personnel support services to the U.S. Air Force‘s precision measurement equipment laboratories. DynCorp will act as a subcontractor to APRO International under the Air Force Enterprise Contracted program, DynCorp said Thursday. The AFEC PMEL vehicle has a potential cumulative value of...

Mike Shawcross: Huntington Ingalls Expects JFK Carrier Construction Contract This Year

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Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has been awarded a $1.295 billion extension to continue preparing for construction of the John F. Kennedy aircraft carrier for the U.S. Navy. Mike Shawcross, vice president of CVN 79 construction for the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division, said Tuesday that the company expects to be awarded a contract for construction later this year. “In...

Boeing to Produce 82 Army Apaches for $1.1B

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Boeing (NYSE: BA) has been awarded a $1,156,446,681 modification to perform full-rate production work on 72 remanufactured and 10 new AHAllowance Holder-64E Apache helicopters for the U.S. Army. The Army has obligated $380,043,678 in fiscal year 2013 procurement funds and $494,322,830 in fiscal 2014 other procurement funds at the time of award, the Defense Department said Tuesday. The company will...

Navy Explosive Division Picks 7 Companies for $232M Development, Prototyping IDIQ

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Seven companies will compete for task orders to perform development and prototyping work for a U.S. Navy anti-explosive weapon office under a potential $232,897,406 contract. The Naval Surface Warfare Center’s Indian Head Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division solicited the bids through a competitive process via the FedBizOpps website, the Defense Department said Friday. Work under...

Army Issues New Round of $7B Renewable Energy Program Awards; Robert Ruch Comments

The U.S. Army added 21 companies in January and February to the branch’s $7 billion program covering work to develop and produce renewable energy for the Army and Defense Department. Seventy-nine contractors now hold positions on the 30-year program and awardees will compete for task orders to provide renewable energy by owning, operating and maintaining the energy assets, the Army Corps of...

SAIC Awarded Navy Shore Command Engineering Order; Tom Watson Comments

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Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) has been awarded a potential three-year, $33 million task order to provide engineering and systems integration work to a shore command of the U.S. Navy. The Naval Surface Warfare Center’s Crane Division selected SAIC to help with prototyping and technical documentation functions, SAIC said Wednesday. Tom Watson, SAIC senior vice president...

USAID Hands $2.5B Transition Support Contract to 9 Companies

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The U.S. Agency for International Development has awarded positions on a potential five-year, $2.5 billion contract to nine companies for work to support political transition and stabilization efforts in countries transitioning to democracies. USAID started the Support Which Implements Fast Transitions program in 1994 and has worked in 40 countries to implement 25,000 activities since, the agency...

Army Selects 16 Firms for Comm, Infrastructure Services Vehicle

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U.S. Army photo The U.S. Army has awarded positions on a basic ordering agreement to 16 contractors for worldwide communications and infrastructure support services. The two-year agreement covers work to help the Army install new information infrastructure tools and to update enterprise communication systems. A Feb. 10 FedBizOpps notice lists the Army Contracting Command’s office at Rock Island,...

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